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In Scripps Health’s latest “Savvy Patient” article in the UT San Diego health section, Michael Kettel, MD, helps shed light on some of the key facts...
- Tuesday, January 8th, 2013
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
Year after year, losing weight tops the list of New Year’s resolutions across the country. The vow is made with the best of intentions—gym memberships...
- Thursday, January 3rd, 2013
Biofeedback shows patients their stress responses (blood pressure, heart rate and muscle tension) on a monitor, in real time, offering immediate feedback as...
- Wednesday, December 26th, 2012
Scripps neurologists Kalyani Korabathina, MD and Abraham Chyung, MD, explain how epilepsy is diagnosed and treated in the latest “Savvy Patient” article in...
Lose weight. Quit smoking. Spend an hour at the gym every day. Find a new job. Resolutions like these are just a few of the thousands being made across the...
- Friday, December 21st, 2012
New findings from a 15-year series of studies led by care providers at Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute reveal that culturally tailored community-created...
- Monday, December 17th, 2012
Scripps dermatologist Peter Rullan, MD explains key facts about rosacea, an inflammatory skin condition affecting 14 million people in the United States. Dr....
- Wednesday, December 12th, 2012
Smartphone apps and add-on gadgets will use saliva, cheek swabs, breath and even tears to run diagnostic screenings that now require a blood sample sent to a la
- Thursday, December 6th, 2012
Chronic stress is a normal part of modern life — but for many people, the holidays can bring added anxiety and tension. Left untreated, stress can lead to...
- Wednesday, December 5th, 2012
In two recent feature stories, the UT San Diego explored how lung cancer — the No. 2 cause of death in the U.S. — is increasingly curable. In the first...
- Thursday, November 29th, 2012